Mystics’ Mutilation of Quantum Theory (3)

In the last two posts on Mystics’ Mutilation of Quantum Theory I showed how Chopra eliminated any trace of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in his book, despite the fact that by his own admission,  Maharishi was the source of his quantum healing. I also pointed out the absurdity of trying to explain scientifically the efficacy of … Read moreMystics’ Mutilation of Quantum Theory (3)

Mystics’ Mutilation of Quantum Theory (2): Serpent-King Shesha’s “Science”

Quantum theory was born in a period when some significant social upheavals were taking place. 1920’s were the years, in which the Bolshevik revolution had just succeeded in establishing the Soviet Union as an alternative socioeconomic system which was foreseen by the believers to eventually replace capitalism. They were also the years in which Freud … Read moreMystics’ Mutilation of Quantum Theory (2): Serpent-King Shesha’s “Science”

Mystics’ Mutilation of Quantum Theory (1): The Disappearance of Mahesh Yogi

This is the first of a series of posts intended to expose the misrepresentation – indeed mutilation – of modern physics by the mystics, new agers, psychics, and alternative medicine practitioners. This one starts with Deepak Chopra, the famous author of Quantum Healing, a book about mind/body medicine. First a few words about the book itself. … Read moreMystics’ Mutilation of Quantum Theory (1): The Disappearance of Mahesh Yogi